About Leaf Services
Leaf Services is currently in the formal process of stakeholder feedback as prescribed by the PAJ Act. A revised proposal is published in the government gazette of 23 April 2021, and comments are invited until 24 May 2021. The proposed rates can be found in the government gazette mentioned above, and supporting documentation is available upon request by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
LEAF SERVICES: YOUR PARTNER IN QUALITY ASSURANCE
Established in 2015 and based in Pretoria, LEAF Services provides cost effective and innovative Inspection, Grading and Sampling for Official quality Assurance Services to businesses across South Africa who are producing a variety of Grains, Oilseeds and Grain Products intended for sale.
Leaf Services is an assignee of the Department of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development (DALRR) appointed in terms of Section 2(3) (a) of the Agricultural Product Standards Act, 119 of 1990. As an assignee of DALRR, Leaf Services is responsible for the enforcement of Sections 3(1) (a) and (b), 3(1A), 4(A)(1)(a), 7 and 8 of the APS Act.
The assignee is expected to undertake Inspection, Grading and Sampling for quality control for the following products:
- Soya Beans
- Sunflower Seeds
- Dry Beans
- Wheat Bread
- Durum Wheat
- Soft Wheat
- Other grains
- Maize Products
- Wheat Products
- Other Grain products
WE ARE NOT JUST INSPECTORS, WE ARE PARTNERS
The LEAF Services team values all our clients and can assist them to enhance their contribution to the national priorities whilst delivering quality service, through cost effective Official Inspection Services.
LEAF Services is proud to be in a trans-national partnership with HallMark Veterinary and Compliance Services (HallMark), a highly sought-after company in the UK Agri-Sector with extensive international experience.
HallMark’s primary focus is the delivery Official Controls to UK industry including the provision of Inspection and Sampling Services. This partnership enables us integrate tailored innovative IT solutions and established management methodology, developed through consultation with the Industry and Government to meet the demanding needs of UK industry. The partnership also strengthens the Leadership and provides essential support functions.
Operating across the UK and internationally, the HallMark workforce comprises highly skilled veterinarians, technicians and administrators using bespoke IT systems and complemented by a highly skilled senior management team. HallMark has a proven approach to employee skill development to provide innovative solutions to the challenges faced in the delivery of high-quality compliance – all founded in a passion to deliver highly cost effective results.
The company track record is second to none. The multi-disciplinary experience and capacity that resides within HallMark has ensured the company remains a market leader in delivering high quality, efficient and comprehensive services to a range of government customers and private sector organisations.
HallMark delivers solutions for food and farming compliance in both regulatory and commercial environments. This has enabled HallMark to build its reputation for quality and speed of service coupled with unrivalled cost efficiency.